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The Economist explainsWhy are Gulf countries so interested in the Horn of Africa?

Regional rivalries are behind a strengthening of both political and economic ties

U.A.E. Military Base in Breakaway Somaliland to Open by June

By Nizar Manek 6 November 2018 08:33:59 GMT Updated on 6 November 2018 14:21:39 GMT Facility will help monitor strategic trade route to Suez Canal Surveillance system...

A ‘Love Letter’ to Columbia from Fahima Ali of Somaliland

I started speaking English seven years ago, and the fact that I am in classes with the most intelligent people in the world is...

Is Middle Eastern Rivalry Good for Africa?

https://nationalinterest.org/feature/middle-eastern-rivalry-good-africa-37362

Risks bubbling beneath Djibouti’s foreign bases

Political and economic stability has underpinned the tiny African nation's attractiveness to foreign militaries but several underlying issues could soon break the calm; By BERTIL...

Why Djibouti Is the Loser of the Horn of Africa’s New Peace

Ethiopians and Eritreans alike are celebrating the breakneck speed of a rapprochement between Addis Ababa and Asmara, two longtime enemies. Closer ties between the...

Raila a strong voice in Somaliland’s bid for independence

SUNDAY DECEMBER 9 2018 By SUNDAY NATION CORRESPONDENT More by this Author Last Friday’s Somaliland’s Investment Conference in Nairobi may have proceeded unnoticed by many. However, unknown to...

Ethiopia deploys federal forces over insecurity; protests, arrests in Oromia

Abdur Rahman Alfa Shaban 16 hours ago ETHIOPIA The Ethiopian government last Saturday stated that federal forces were being deployed to secure parts of the country...

Saudi naval forces prepare for Red Wave 1

JEDDAH: The joint military drill, Red Wave 1, is to launch early next week with the participation of the countries bordering...

The UAE’s active role in Horn of Africa peace-making

As a momentous year draws to a close, The National is running a series of articles examining the impact of the growing...

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